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Horseshoe Southern Indiana to move riverboat casino operations inland

Horseshoe Southern Indiana to move riverboat casino operations inland

posted on April 26, 2018 by

The Indiana Gaming Commission has now approved plans for Las Vegas-based Caesars Entertainment’s Horseshoe Southern Indiana to move its riverboat casino operations inland with the construction of an $85 million facility.

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Las Vegas Sands Corp. posts revenues of $3.59 billion

Las Vegas Sands Corp. posts revenues of $3.59 billion

posted on April 26, 2018 by

Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) has released its latest quarterly financial results, posting adjusted earnings of $1.04 per share and revenues of $3.58 billion.

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Changes for Louisiana’s 15 riverboat casinos may be near

Changes for Louisiana’s 15 riverboat casinos may be near

posted on April 25, 2018 by

Significant changes for Louisiana’s 15 riverboat casinos may be near, as the State Senate has now voted 22-14 in favor of the “river-to-shore” proposal. The passage allows the bill to move to the Louisiana House.

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Konami Gaming reaches agreement with Carnival Corporation

Konami Gaming reaches agreement with Carnival Corporation

posted on April 25, 2018 by

Konami Gaming, Inc. says it has reached an agreement with Carnival Corporation, to provide its SYNKROS casino management system across the Carnival’s entire global fleet of more than 100 ships under nine different cruise line brands.

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WYNN first earnings report under new CEO exceeds estimates

WYNN first earnings report under new CEO exceeds estimates

posted on April 25, 2018 by

Wynn Resorts’ first earnings report under new CEO Matt Maddox shows first-quarter earnings rose to $2.30 a share, excluding some items. The Las Vegas-based casino operator revealed it had exceeded the analysts’ estimates of a $1.96-a-share average. 

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MGM rides Knights’ success wave

MGM rides Knights’ success wave

posted on April 24, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | It doesn’t get much better than this for local resort operators as big deals continue taking shape up and down the Las Vegas Strip. The strong community-wide support lavished on the Golden Knights deserves an assist.

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Will Nevada regret legalizing pot?

Will Nevada regret legalizing pot?

posted on April 24, 2018 by

One Mann's Opinion | It’s possible to find someone who you are in complete agreement with on a “hot button” issue. Jim Hartman, the attorney who helped lead the failed effort to convince voters legalizing marijuana in Nevada was not a good idea, is such an individual.

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After all the talking heads how about we just leave sports betting to Nevada

After all the talking heads how about we just leave sports betting to Nevada

posted on April 24, 2018 by

Gaming Yesterday | As the country breathlessly awaits the Supreme blessings on sports betting, more and more “experts” are being given media space. Lazy journalists regurgitate this nonsense like giddy groupies.

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Gaming regulators add more nonsense to pile of rules

Gaming regulators add more nonsense to pile of rules

posted on April 24, 2018 by

The Analyst | The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved additional changes to various regulations this past week, and while very well intended, ultimately just added to the existing pile of “gotcha” rules.

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AGA spearheads responsible gaming effort

AGA spearheads responsible gaming effort

posted on April 24, 2018 by

The American Gaming Association (AGA) is continuing to move forward to provide a cohesive national responsible gaming initiative by spearheading a series of meetings and programs among industry stakeholders.

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SLS to focus on Hispanic market

SLS to focus on Hispanic market

posted on April 24, 2018 by

In a rare interview with the Los Angeles Times, Alex Meruelo, the new owner of the SLS Las Vegas, says he will reach out to the underserved Hispanic community as a path toward making the property successful.

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NBA's Silver still pushing for bet fee

NBA's Silver still pushing for bet fee

posted on April 24, 2018 by

NBA commissioner Adam Silver is establishing himself “in the paint” and hoping to get prospective U.S. bookies to “take a charge” by reiterating late last week he wants the NBA to receive compensation if sports betting is expanding nationally.

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Wynn Resorts retaining local FBI agent to assume executive role

Wynn Resorts retaining local FBI agent to assume executive role

posted on April 23, 2018 by

Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts is retaining a longtime local FBI agent who is retiring from the agency to assume an, as yet, unspecified executive role with the company.

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Regulators may be forced to address casino ownership consolidation

Regulators may be forced to address casino ownership consolidation

posted on April 23, 2018 by

Missouri gaming regulators may be forced to address casino ownership consolidation concerns, according to industry observers, with the announcement of Tropicana Entertainment’s deal to sell six of its eight casino properties.

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Agreement reached to continue Seminole Tribe payments to Florida

Agreement reached to continue Seminole Tribe payments to Florida

posted on April 21, 2018 by

Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced late this week that an agreement has been reached that will continue Seminole Tribe payments of more than $300 million a year in casino tax money to the state.

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Sky Betting Gaming acquired by Stars Group for $3.4B

Sky Betting Gaming acquired by Stars Group for $3.4B

posted on April 21, 2018 by

More consolidation has arrived in the global betting industry with the announcement today (Saturday) that negotiations have resulted in the acquisition of Sky Betting & Gaming (SBG) by Toronto-based Stars Group for about $3.4 billion (US).

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Tim Bryant is new president, general manager of Derby City Gaming

Tim Bryant is new president, general manager of Derby City Gaming

posted on April 21, 2018 by

Tim Bryant is the new president and general manager of Derby City Gaming, the $60 million state-of-the-art historical racing machine facility opening in Louisville this fall.

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MGM Resort partially converting to solar energy

MGM Resort partially converting to solar energy

posted on April 20, 2018 by

Las Vegas-headquartered MGM Resorts International has joined a growing list of major companies partially converting to solar energy. MGM announced this week is has partnered with Chicago-based Invenergy to develop a solar array 25 miles north of Las Vegas.

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Andrew White proposes gambling expansion in Texas

Andrew White proposes gambling expansion in Texas

posted on April 20, 2018 by

Calling gambling expansion a “trifecta” for future success,” Texas, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew White has released a $9 billion plan that includes expanded gambling as a partial pathway to raise funds and cut property taxes in Texas.

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Charles “Chief” Boyd to receive award at Indian Gaming 2018 Tradeshow Convention

Charles “Chief” Boyd to receive award at Indian Gaming 2018 Tradeshow Convention

posted on April 19, 2018 by

The National Indian Gaming Association will present a Chairman’s Leadership award to Charles “Chief” Boyd for his long-serving commitment and leadership as an Associate Member of NIGA during this week’s Indian Gaming 2018 Tradeshow and Convention.

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